Month: December 2014

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Failing and the Future

I made fudge over the holidays and took some photos to show off my baking ability. This was the first time I’d ever used a candy thermometer and I was looking forward to creating a delicious batch of peppermint fudge. Unfortunately I was missing a key ingredient (marshmallow fluff) and …
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Happy Boxing Day!

I grew up in Canada and we always celebrated Boxing Day on December 26. Although most Americans have never heard of Boxing Day, it is also celebrated in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand and other commonwealth nations. I grew up believing that Boxing Day was when you …
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BFFL’s, BYOD’s and Polyglots

One advantage of having young adult children is that I can keep up with the new lingo.  So here are three “words” I’ve been introduced to over the holidays: BFFL. My son referred to someone as my “biffle” and I asked him to repeat it three times. Evidently this is …